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1. Summary

Ranks

Liquidity
99
Developer
96
Social
99
Momentum (beta)
63
Stack Rank™
95
Price
$25.33 +1.4%
Market Cap
$659.04M (#47)
Supply
25.59M / 25.60M
Price
52W High price $67.23
52W High date 11th Aug 2022 (1 year ago)
All Time High (ATH) Date 23rd Nov 2021 (1 year ago)
ATH Price $545.64
% From ATH -93.91%
All Time Low (ATL) Date 7th Oct 2020 (2 years ago)
ATL Price $6.51
% From ATL 410.98%
Supply & Trading Volume
Trading Volume (24h) $12.12M
Total Supply 25.60M
Max Supply 31.42M
Circulating Supply 25.59M
Description

Elrond is essentially this blockchain that uses sharding in order to handle the vast amounts of transactions with low costs as well as instant finality. It handles 15.000 transactions per second and is said to scale into the range of hundreds of thousands. Then you have the EGLD token or Elrond eGold, which is used for transactions as well as smart...

Elrond is essentially this blockchain that uses sharding in order to handle the vast amounts of transactions with low costs as well as instant finality. It handles 15.000 transactions per second and is said to scale into the range of hundreds of thousands. Then you have the EGLD token or Elrond eGold, which is used for transactions as well as smart contracts, rewards alongside governance.

Elrond is designed for a high level of scalability as well as significant transaction throughput due to the fact that it relies on an adaptive state sharding system that enables transactions to be handled on a rapid basis by a multitude of validators.

By comparison, Bitcoin can handle up to seven transactions per second.

The EGLD Token Explained

Elrond uses the eGold token known as EGLD, and this token is used throughout the entire network.

The EGLD token is used across the network for transactions, validator rewards, governance, staking as well as smart contracts.

Features of Elrond

Sharding is essentially the process of breaking data down into smaller pieces of data and distributing them across multiple chunks throughout the network. These chunks are known as shards, and each has a number of nodes that process the transactions. Keep in mind that there’s also Zilliqa, which uses a shared blockchain as well, and Ethereum 2.0 will also implement different sharding methods.

Elrond specializes in the fact that it implements three different types of sharding, including state, transactions, and network, as well as uses parallel processing to speed up transactions.

When it comes to the Elrod Network, it has pieces that make up the framework of the blockchain, including Nodes and Users, Validators, Shards, Metachain, and eGold (EGLD) tokens.

It uses the secure proof of stake consensus (SPoS) which was developed to improve Proof of Stake solutions. It reduces the latency within the network and allows any node in the shard to determine which members will be a part of the consensus group throughout the start of each round. Randomization is also provided through the aggregated signature from the last block.

Founders of Elrond (EGLD)

Discussing the founders of Elrond, it was co-founded in 2017 by two people, specifically, two brothers. One is named Beniamin Mincu and the other is named Lucian Mincu as well as Lucian Todea. Their idea here was to develop a solution to the problem of blockchain scalability. Now, at the time this was a serious issue facing the industry.

Now, before this project, Benjamin, as well as Lucian Mincu, also co-founded a project known as MetaChain Capital, which was a digital asset management fund, where Benjamin was the CEO and Lucian was the CTO. They also co-founded ICO Market Data, which was an aggregator of information regarding Initial Coin Offerings.

Now, Lucian Todea is a technology entrepreneur that previously founded and served as the CEO of Soft32, which is a software review and download site. He is also the partner of mobilPay, which is a mobile payments application but has also invested in a lot of other projects throughout his career.

2. Price

EGLD/USD

2.1. Market Performance

How does MultiversX's (EGLD) performance compare to the median performance for assets of a similar market capitalization?

30 Day Return

-9.5%

EGLD

-5.8%

Similar Market Cap

60 Day Return

-15.1%

EGLD

-10.8%

Similar Market Cap

1 Year Return

-41.5%

EGLD

-5.7%

Similar Market Cap

3. Developer Activity

We're monitoring 171 MultiversX GitHub repos for commits, code additions and deletions. This data is factored into the Developer Rank. Because of delays in GitHub's stat processing, recent activity maybe underrepresented.

Weekly Commits (All MultiversX Repos)

Commits vs. The Market

  • Past 4 weeks: 126 commits vs. an average of 1
  • Past 12 weeks: 1,009 commits vs. an average of 11
  • Past year: 7,675 commits vs. an average of 235

Most Active Repos

Past week 52
Past 12 weeks 526
Past year 3440
Past week 157
Past 12 weeks 503
Past year 1496
Past week 59
Past 12 weeks 180
Past year 1261
Past week 118
Past 12 weeks 473
Past year 1184
Past week 0
Past 12 weeks 9
Past year 875
Past week 93
Past 12 weeks 178
Past year 865

Top Developers 2023

In total, 1353 developers have contributed to MultiversX over the past year. Who are the most active MultiversX developers, by commits, over the past year?

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4. Social Activity

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Total Followers

Reddit Subscribers 16,818
Active Reddit Users (past 24h) 22
Discord users
Active Discord Users
Telegram Users 42,114
Twitter followers 567,699
5. News
7. More Information

Always do your own research (DYOR) before making any investment. Here's some links you might find helpful:

Website https://elrond.com
Explorer https://explorer.elrond.com/
Twitter @elrondnetwork
reddit /r/elrondnetwork
Whitepaper https://elrond.com/assets/files/elrond-whitepaper.pdf

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